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THE HAGUE, Netherlands | CEO Polman to retire from consumer products giant Unilever

THE HAGUE, Netherlands  — Paul Polman, CEO of consumer products multinational Unilever, whose brands include Dove soaps and Lipton tea, is retiring at the end of the year. The Anglo-Dutch company announced Polman’s retirement on Thursday and said he will be succeeded from Jan. 1 by Alan Jope, currently president of Unilever’s Beauty and Personal … Continue reading THE HAGUE, Netherlands | CEO Polman to retire from consumer products giant Unilever

LONDON | William, Kate pay tribute to UK soccer team owner

LONDON— Prince William and Kate have paid tribute to Leicester City owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha and four others who died with him in an Oct. 27 helicopter crash outside the soccer team’s stadium. Vichai’s family welcomed them Wednesday to a tribute site covered with flowers. Kate left a bouquet as William stood beside her. The prince … Continue reading LONDON | William, Kate pay tribute to UK soccer team owner

MIAMI | Embiid scores 35, 76ers top reeling Heat 124-114

MIAMI— Joel Embiid scored 35 points and grabbed 18 rebounds, and the Philadelphia 76ers added to Miami’s early-season struggles by topping the Heat 124-114 on Monday night. The win came hours after the 76ers finalized a trade with Minnesota to land four-time All-Star Jimmy Butler, who was in Philadelphia and not with the club in … Continue reading MIAMI | Embiid scores 35, 76ers top reeling Heat 124-114

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Former presidents, family pay tribute to McCain

WASHINGTON  — The Latest on the late Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz. (all times local): 11:50 a.m. Former President Barack Obama has paid tribute to his one-time political rival, delivering a eulogy for the late Arizona Sen. John McCain at Washington National Cathedral. Obama said: “We come to celebrate an extraordinary man, a warrior, a statesman, … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: Former presidents, family pay tribute to McCain

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Obama pays tribute to McCain

WASHINGTON  — The Latest on the late Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz. (all times local): 11:50 a.m. Former President Barack Obama has paid tribute to his one-time political rival, delivering a eulogy for the late Arizona Sen. John McCain at Washington National Cathedral. Obama said: “We come to celebrate an extraordinary man, a warrior, a statesman, … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: Obama pays tribute to McCain

School victims honored at Billboard Awards; Janet, BTS shine

The 2018 Billboard Music Awards paid tribute to the students and teachers affected by recent deadly shootings in Texas and Florida, while the night also featured show-stopping performances by iconic singer Janet Jackson and K-pop group BTS. A tearful and emotional Kelly Clarkson, who hosted the awards, opened the show in honor of the 10 … Continue reading School victims honored at Billboard Awards; Janet, BTS shine